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Kishawn McClain
Kishawn  McClain
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Rosenberg, TX

High School:
Terry HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 201

Position:
DB


09/26/2016

Kishawn McClain and Tyler Wilson Named C-USA Players of the Week

McClain Took Home Defensive Honors, While Wilson Earned Special Teams Recognition

09/24/2016

Mean Green Battle Back For 42-35 Double OT Victory

North Texas Stops Owls On Fourth Down In Second Overtime

09/17/2016

Defense Shines, Offense Struggles In Loss To Florida

Mean Green Offense Manages Just 53 Yards Total Offense In 32-0 Defeat

09/10/2016

North Texas Looks Fine In Freshman QB's First Start

Running Backs Wilson, Ivery Combine For 186 Yards, Three Touchdowns In 41-20 Win

2016:
• Preseason All-Conference USA selection at safety
• Has made 10 total tackles, which ties for third on the team (seven solo), has one interception and one pass break-up in two starts for the Mean Green
• One of five team captains
• Started and led the team in tackles with eight (six solo) and one pass break-up vs. SMU on 9/3
• Posted a pair of tackles and intercepted his first pass of the season on 9/10 vs. Bethune-Cookman


2015:

• Earned Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week with a 45-yard fumble return for a touchdown against UTSA, the team's first defensive touchdown of the season and the first fumble recovery for a touchdown since 2014
• Played in 12 games with 11 starts at free safety
• Led the team with 110 tackles, the second-most tackles by a safety in school history
• Combined with James Gray to become the first safety duo in school history to each record 100 total tackles
• Also recorded 2.5 tackles for loss, an interception, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery, three pass break-ups and four passes defended
• Led the team in tackles against Rice, Southern Miss, Marshall, UTSA and UTEP, totaling a career-high 16 tackles against Rice.
 Finished with double-digit tackles in five different games, against Rice, Iowa, Marshall, UTSA and UTEP

2014:

• Was named to the Conference USA All-Freshmen Football team
• Saw action in all 12 games, recording 39 tackles, including 0.5 TFL and an interception
• Intercepted a Southern Miss pass and recorded nine tackles in his first collegiate start at North Texas


High School:

• Was a two-way player in high school, playing quarterback and safety. McClain will play safety at North Texas
• Was a two-time District 23-4A first-team selection as a quarterback his senior and junior season
• Named to Dave Campbell's Top 300 Recruits as one of the top-12 athletes in Texas
• As a senior McClain rushed for 876 yards and 16 touchdowns while throwing for 536 yards and eight TDs
• In 2012, he rushed for 1,576 yards and 19 touchdowns while throwing for 896 yards and passing for 12 TDs
• On defense McClain had 57 tackles, two sacks and two interceptions

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